Watch St. Vincent, Cyndi Lauper, Kelly Clarkson, & More Perform At Kennedy Center Honors

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The Kennedy Center Honors program aired on television last night, though it was filmed earlier this month, and the 2018 recipients of the title included Reba McEntire, Philip Glass, Cher, Wayne Shorter, and the creative team behind Hamilton, which includes Lin-Manuel Miranda, Thomas Kail, Alex Lacamoire, and Andy Blankenbuehler. A number of famous people were … More »

Man Who Just Made Record-Breaking Antarctica Trek Got A Call From Paul Simon Midway Through

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Colin O’Brady recently became the first person ever to cross Antarctica from coast to coast alone and without the help of wind. The journey took 54 days and spanned over 900 miles. During the trek, you’d assume that one would need to listen to a lot of stuff to pass the time, and … More »

Watch Paul Simon’s Record-Breaking 9th SNL Performance

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Paul Simon played as the musical guest on last night’s episode of Saturday Night Live. He performed a new version of “Can’t Run But” with the New York City chamber ensemble yMusic, as well as “Bridge Over Troubled Water.” The former song appears on his latest LP, In The Blue Light. More »

Paul Simon, Travis Scott Announced As SNL Musical Guests

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Paul SimonSaturday Night Live returns for its 44th season this weekend. As we already know, the premiere will be hosted by Adam Driver, and Kanye West will be the first musical guest. (That same night, Kanye will release his new album Yandhi, which features 6ix9ine and the late XXXTentacion.) And now, SNL … More »

Stream Paul Simon’s New Album In The Blue Light

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Paul-Simon-In-The-Blue-LightRight now, Paul Simon is in looking-back mode. He’s currently on a huge farewell tour, hitting all the big arenas one last time before going into touring retirement (though he says he might play the odd benefit here and there). And next week, he’ll release In The Blue Light, an album of new versions of … More »

Hear Paul Simon’s New Version Of “Rene And Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After The War”

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Paul-SimonIn 1981, Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel reunited for a massive Central Park concert. 500,000 people showed up, and a live album taped at the show turned out to be a huge hit. Shortly afterward, Simon and Garfunkel started work on what was supposed to be a reunion album. But they had another falling out, … More »

Hear Paul Simon’s New Version Of The Rhythm Of The Saints Track “Can’t Run But”

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Paul-SimonPaul Simon’s 1990 album Rhythm Of The Saints is one of those beautiful examples of someone who’s already a legend and a commercial force pushing himself forward, during a time when all he really had to do was sit and count his money. Rhythm Of The Saints followed Simon’s phenomenally popular album Graceland, which itself … More »

Hear Paul Simon’s New Version Of “One Man’s Ceiling Is Another Man’s Floor”

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Paul Simon - In The Blue LightBefore wrapping up his farewell tour next month, Paul Simon will release a new album called In The Blue Light, on which he revisits and reimagines tracks from throughout his discography with musicians ranging from Wynton Marsalis to Bryce Dessner. “This album consists of songs that I thought were almost right, … More »

Paul Simon Announces New Album In The Blue Light

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Paul SimonPaul Simon recently kicked off his Homeward Bound farewell tour, which concludes on 9/22 with a final performance in his Queens hometown. But before he retires from touring for good, barring a few one-off performances, the legend is going to celebrate his decades-long career in another way: a new album called In The … More »

Paul Simon Announces Farewell Tour’s Final Show In Queens

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Paul Simon announced today that he will be performing the final show of his Farewell Tour on his old stomping grounds in Queens. He will play songs spanning his seven-decade career on 9/22 at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. Simon’s personal proceeds will be donated to a charitable cause that has yet to be announced. More »